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Working at Thunderbolt means being part of a large team with the resources to let you perform your best. We're always looking for experienced candidates to work on our exciting and ever-expanding portfolio of projects. ​

At Thunderbolt, we offer competitive pay, health benefits and our deferred profit sharing plan.


If you’re looking for a change with a great opportunity for personal growth and success in a team environment, check out our current job openings below. All those interested, please email

Project Manager

  • Must have university degree in a related subject or CET degree

  • Experience in construction is a requirement

  • Responsibilities may include:

    • Create a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete the project

    • Determine the resources (time, money, equipment, etc) required to complete the project and monitor to ensure project standards are met

    • Develop a schedule for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities and execute the project according to the project plan

    • Establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders including appropriate staff in the organization on the progress of the project

    • Monitor the progress of the project and make adjustments as necessary to ensure the successful completion of the project


  • Proven experience as carpenter

  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction

  • Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.)

  • Ability to read technical documents and drawings

  • Willingness to follow safety guidelines at all times

Landscape Foreman

  • At least 3-years of experience as a foreman.

  • A comprehensive knowledge of health & safety regulations for our profession.

  • Extensive knowledge/experience in the installation of interlock, retaining walls, concrete, armour stone etc.

  • Experience with plant identification, layout and planting techniques. 

  • The ability to read plans and experience setting grades.

  • Have experience in the operation of equipment; mini ex, skid steers, tampers, diesel plates, sod rollers quick cuts etc.

  • A valid G drivers license to operate company vehicles

  • Ability to maintain professional company image

  • Maintain weekly schedule

  • Complete and submit paperwork related to any jobs, maintain written time records and work orders. 

  • The ability to supervise and motivate a crew.

Lead Hand

  • Minimum 3-years’ experience as a lead hand or equivalent

  • Comprehensive knowledge of health & Safety regulations for our profession

  • Extensive knowledge/experience in the hardscape installation, plant identification, reading plans and setting grades

  • Experience operating equipment including mini ex, skid steers, tampers, diesel plates, quick cuts, etc.

  • Have a valid G driver’s license to operate company vehicles

  • Ability to assist in supervising and motivation teammates

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Our Team

We are one of very few landscape contractors with a purposefully assembled staff equipped with the knowledge and experience to tackle any landscape project. If you have experience in any of the following areas we want to hear from you!

  • Skilled Labourer

  • Landscaping

  • Truck Driving

  • Heavy Equipment Operating

  • Mechanics

  • Project Management

  • Site Supervision

  • Foreman

  • Estimating

Our Company

Founded in 1992, we create beautiful, functional and memorable landscapes to be enjoyed by the Ottawa community for years to come.

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3155 Carp Road

Carp, ON K0A 1L0

(613) 831-4449

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